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Did the COVID-19 pandemic lead you to redefine what you want from your work life?

Did the COVID-19 pandemic lead you to redefine what you want from your work life? [ 31/August/21 ] Not much. I am already officially retired, even though I am still running the company I started 35 years ago, that doesn’t … Continue reading

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What do you think is the biggest impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the world?

What do you think is the biggest impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the world? [ 29/August/21 ] It seems to me that the biggest impact is that more people are starting to see that the information ecology of our … Continue reading

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Why is it difficult to maintain a sustainable peace in the world?

Why is it difficult to maintain a sustainable peace in the world? [ 28/August/21 ] A realistic answer to this question is deeply complex, and many of the answers given contain very small subsets of a much bigger picture. Probably … Continue reading

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Would destroying sources of pollution (oil refinery plants, oil pumpjacks, etc) buy humanity more time to save the climate or would it produce more and/or worse pollution?

Would destroying sources of pollution (oil refinery plants, oil pumpjacks, etc) buy humanity more time to save the climate or would it produce more and/or worse pollution? [ 28/August/21 ] It would not buy more time, it would remove what … Continue reading

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Does an increasing human population only have cons, or are there some pros?

Does an increasing human population only have cons, or are there some pros? [ 26/August/21 ] As always, everything depends on context. If you have a context of a market driven exploitive mindset, where everyone aspires to have a big … Continue reading

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Is this the right time to elaborate a narrative of a global morality which could help solve conflicting issues and minimize humanity crisis that we are facing everyday?

Is this the right time to elaborate a narrative of a global morality which could help solve conflicting issues and minimize humanity crisis that we are facing everyday? [ 24/August/21 ] As good a time as any, and better than … Continue reading

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What is one thing you do to save the Earth?

What is one thing you do to save the Earth? [ 24/August/21 ] Support cooperative, responsible action in every domain that you can. Part of responsibility is being alert for cheating strategies against cooperation at any and all levels you … Continue reading

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Climate change and other threats

[ 22/August/21 – on Will’s facebook page, after expressions of concern about climate change, economics, and long term futures] Climate change is an issue in the sense that it is a strong signal that we cannot continue doing what we … Continue reading

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What is the difference between the competing conceptions of globalization?

What is the difference between the competing conceptions of globalization? [ 21/August/21 ] There are a vast array of conceptions about globalization, and it is kind of useful to put them in three major categories, and there are some significant … Continue reading

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What’s happening in the world? What will happen in the next coming years?

What’s happening in the world? What will happen in the next coming years? [ 15/August/21 ] What’s happening? Change! A lot of things are changing in ways that make many of the old tried and trusted ways of being, thinking … Continue reading

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